Local News

Ozzy is a Cute Baby Puppersh

Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he is!  Yes he

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Government

Marsy’s Law News Conference

http://news.elkoradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Marcys-Law-PD-Chief-Mayor.mp3  Local City Officials and Law Enforcement spoke at Coffee Mug Monday morning October 15th supporting Marsy’s Law, a crime victims’ rights measure that will be Question 1 on the ballot. Mayor Chris Johnson, Police Chief Ben Reed and Sheriff Jim Pits all had a few quick words to say

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Featured

Silver State Fire

Firefighting crews have been working tirelessly and Sunday Morning had 22 planes and helicopters working air coverage and over 200 personnel on the ground. The Silver State Fire, which began on the evening of July 14, is approximately 3,778 plus acres and 10 percent contained. While several structures are threatened,

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Business

Western Shoshone Scholarship

The Western Shoshone Scholarship Foundation (WSSF) and Barrick Gold North America commemorated the 10th anniversary of the Western Shoshone Scholarship on June 1 with a special reception honoring 2018 college graduates at the Red Lion Casino and Conference Center. Barrick signed collaborative agreements with the Tribal and Band Councils of

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Business

Dutch-Oven Cooking From Sheep Camp To Home

Some of Elko County’s finest Basque cooks led this workshop on Dutch Oven Cooking. Taking place at the Elko Basque Clubhouse on January 29th and finishing up today on January 30th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Workshop camp-tenders Zach Arbillaga, Jess Lopategui, Ramon Zugazaga and Elko Basque Clubhouse president Choch

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Adventure

Cowboy Poetry Silent Auction

The annual Cowboy Poetry Silent auction is being held at the lobby of the convention center! Swing on by and place a bid on a wide variety of western objects such as original paintings and photographs, framed posters, carvings, jewelry, books, food and drink, and so much more!  All items

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Local Events

Riverton Home Town Hero Award Travis Mahlke

Riverton Elko GM Superstore and The Star Hotel are excited to present the Riverton Home Town Hero Award for the rest of the boys’ basketball season. During half time, Riverton Elko will recognize someone in the community for going above and beyond what is asked of them. Riverton will present

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Business

City Seeks Marijuana Ban

Elko City leaders advance a zoning ordinance to ban the location of medicinal or recreational marijuana facilities in city limits. The board voted 4-1 to set the matter for a public hearing. A proposal sought by Councilman John Patrick Rice to continue a moratorium failed for lack of a second.

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Business

Elko City Marijuana Discussion

Elko City Marijuana Discussion – Jan. 23 Elko City leaders are debating a proposed ban on medicinal or recreational marijuana sales or cultivation facilities in city limits. The governing board will choose between extending a moratorium or adopting a zoning ordinance to outlaw storefronts or growing centers. Nevada voters approved

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